Education at NRM York
Explore the science, technology and history of the railways with the NRM’s Learning Team. We offer a range of workshops for all ages to help you get the most out of your visit, all FREE.
From Rocket To Bullet
Explore the science behind the railways with our explosive science show. See us launch our Barbie cannon! KS2, 35 minutes.
Feel the forces involved in bridges – literally. Discover what tension and compression mean as you become part of a bridge. KS3, 40 minutes.
Contact our Learning Support Officer to book workshops or get more information.
Make your own gas mask and experience wartime conditions. KS2, 45 minutes.
Help our Explainers make sure the Queen's journey runs smoothly. KS1, 25 minutes duration.